Half Day Fishing Charters
Half Day Fishing Charters
Half Day Fishing Charters run out of Darwin from May through to December. Spend the morning or afternoon on the harbour or watch the sunrise come up over a billabong. You will be trolling a billabong, casting a mangrove lined creek, casting the flats of the harbour or working some crab pots.
Our Sunrise Billabong Charters are one of our most popular charters. It is a full NT Experience in both fishing and spectacular sceneries. As the sun rises the billabong comes alive. This is when they are most active. With just four passengers and your guide you are guaranteed a personalised experience.
Darwin harbour is one of the largest harbours in Australia. The diverse habitats of the harbour supports a diversity of fish species including Barramundi, mud crabs and blue water sportfish that both live and visit throughout the year.
Be on the water within 15 mins of Darwin City and be casting the harbour flats for barramundi, surface lures or jigs over shallow reefs and FADS for sportfish or drop a mudcrab pot in a one of the harbour arm creeks.
Coastal Fishing Charters
Our Coastal Fishing charter are off Darwin Harbour, Shoal Bay or Leaders Creek. On these Charters you will be targeting those bluewater sportfish including queenfish, Trevally and mackeral to name a few.
Mud Crab Tours
Join in on a local passtime and delicacy with our Mud Crab Tours. Mud Crabs are found throughout Darwin Harbour and Shoal Bay during the dry and buildup. You will be working the crab pots throughout your tour. Enjoy fresh Mud Crab at one of our recommended restuarants for a great night out.
Fishing Charters include:
- Door to Door transfers from your Darwin Accommodation in an accredited air-conditioned 4WD.
- Morning/afternoon tea, snacks and light refreshments on board
- Lures and tackle on a replace if lost or broken basis
- An experienced and friendly guide
What you need to bring
- Broad brimmed hat
- Sunsmart clothes
- Personal medications
- BYO (cans only)
Below are our Half Day Fishing Charters. Of course if you want something a bit different we are able to customise a charter to suit your requirements.
Our Half Day Fishing Charters
Our Sunrise Billabong Charters are a full NT Experience. Getting on the water at sunrise to see the sun rising and the wildlife waking up. This is when they are most active. In a boat with up to 3 other people you are guaranteed a personalised experience
Half Day Harbour
The Harbour and surrounding Bays can produce barra and other blue water fish including jew fish, mackeral (at certain times of the year), Queenfish and Trevally. On Darwin’s doorstep you will be on the water in 15 mins.
Half Day Sportfishing Charters go within an hour of Darwin you will be on the water in no time fighting a queenfish or a mackeral. These charters run on the tide so departure time will vary from day to day.